A Kid's Guide to Sewing: Learn to Sew with Sophie & Her Friends - 16 Fun Projects You'll Love to Make & Use

A Kid's Guide to Sewing: Learn to Sew with Sophie & Her Friends - 16 Fun Projects You'll Love to Make & Use

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In this book by well-known modern quilters Weeks Ringle and Bill Kerr, along with their 11-year-old daughter Sophie Kerr, your customer will learn how to navigate a sewing machine, make smart fabric choices, and use basic sewing tools. Sixteen kid-friendly projects run the gamut from clothes to bags to accessories while clear, step-by-step instructions from Weeks and husband/design partner Bill Kerr walk kids through the creation of each. Throughout the book, tips from Sophie offer design and construction advice from a kid's perspective. The book "grows" with the sewist, offering more complex project as the reader's skills develop.

  • Functions as a visual dictionary of tools, materials, and terms that will be a go-to reference for young sewists
  • Wide range of projects appeal to both boys and girls of different skill levels
  • Weeks Ringle and Bill Kerr of Modern Quilt Studio are extremely well-known in the quiltmaking and textile design fields

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781607057529
Publisher: C & T Publishing
Publication date: 07/01/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 144
Sales rank: 859,393
File size: 24 MB
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Age Range: 11 - 14 Years

About the Author

Weeks Ringle and her husband Bill Kerr are professional quilt makers and founders of Modern Quilt Studio (formerly FunQuilts). Bill and Weeks bring a modern twist to the great American quilting tradition with decades of quiltmaking experience and graduate design degrees. They live in Illinois with their daughter, Sophie. 11-year-old Sophie has been playing in her parents' studio and is happy to share lessons with her friends as she learns to sew.

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Materials & Tools

your project * Fixing mistakes

Projects: From Beginning to Advanced
Simple Pillow
Washable Pet Bed
Cuddle Fleece Scarf
Zippered Pouch
Sleepover Bag
Fancy Ribbon Belt 2 Ways
Embroidered Pillowcase
Reversible Messenger Bag
Backpack Decorations
Quilted Placemats, Simple or “Crazy”
Pool Cover-up
Gini's Tiered skirt
Insulated Lunchbag
Cuddle Fleece Patchwork Throw, Simple or Fancy
Zippered Tote

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